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Reward offered in deadly Lincoln robbery

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Posted at 11:33 AM, Jul 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-21 12:33:43-04

Kwik Shop, Inc. announced Thursday they are offering a $25,000 reward for information resulting in an arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the recent homicide committed at their business in Lincoln.

On July 7, Lincoln PD were were called to the 2900 block of N. 14th Street on a reported robbery in progress at the convenience store.

Authorities said that multiple officers arrived and found Kwik Shop clerk Robert Hanna unresponsive, with gunshot wound injuries.

Despite rescue attempts, 51-year-old  Hanna died at the scene.

Officials said that through witness accounts and review of video surveillance, the person responsible has been described as a black male, 5’2” - 5’6”, with a medium build. He was wearing a black short sleeve t-shirt, camouflage pants, a black glove on his right hand and a white t-shirt or similar clothing item covering his head.

The suspect  was armed with a dark colored handgun and was last seen fleeing southbound on foot from the store.

The Lincoln Police Department is seeking any information which may help to identify the suspect.

A dedicated 24-hour hotline, 402-441-7718, has been established to field information in this case.

Officials added the reward was offered by Kwik Shop, Inc. is separate and distinct from the $1,000 reward through Lincoln/Lancaster County Crime Stoppers.